Top 15 Well-Read Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Well-Read Quotes from famous people such as Garrison Keillor, Manisha Koirala, Kurt Cobain, J. C. Ryle, Sobhita Dhulipala, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I've wanted to be a writer since I was a boy, though it

I’ve wanted to be a writer since I was a boy, though it seemed an unlikely outcome since I showed no real talent. But I persevered and eventually found my own row to hoe. Ignorance of other writers’ work keeps me from discouragement and I am less well-read than the average bus driver.
Garrison Keillor
I came from an affluent family, am well-known and well-read.
Manisha Koirala
I’m not well-read, but when I read, I read well.
Kurt Cobain
Any well-read man knows that the moral difference between the condition of the world before Christianity was planted and since Christianity took root is the difference between night and day, the kingdom of heaven and the kingdom of the devil.
J. C. Ryle
Earlier, I would never focus on how I looked because I thought I was just ‘OK.’ So my focus was on being well-read, good in studies, school captain. My personality depended on what I read, not on some magical genetic thing.
Sobhita Dhulipala
I think a lot of parents who are smart, well-read – they’re the ones who are choosing not to vaccinate. And oftentimes, those who may not be as well-read – they are vaccinating. So to say you just have a bunch of crackpots who are choosing not to do this to their children, I just don’t think that’s actually true.
Sean Duffy
I was very lucky to be born into a very academic family. I was well-read, well-trained in mathematics. I had lots of advantages to start with.
Abhijit Banerjee
Throughout elementary and middle school, I was used to hearing other words: Smart. Studious. Well-spoken. Well-read. They became pillars of my self-confidence, enabling me to build myself up on what I contributed rather than what I looked like.
Janet Mock
Steve Martin is one of the most intelligent, well-read human beings that I’ve ever come across. He is equally as funny off screen as he is on. But he also has a very intellectual side, and he’s a really nice human being. We actually become good friends.
Anthony LaPaglia
David Milch is one of the smartest human beings I’ve ever met. I’m relatively bright and relatively well-read. I’m not in a league with that guy.
W. Earl Brown
There’s only one common element that united every writer I’ve admired… they’re all incredibly well-read.
Steve Toltz
The people who read the history books tend to have a natural zeal and are alarmingly well-read.
Saul David
I believe that only a well-read, well-aware individual can make a great leader and build a progressive nation.
Pankaj Tripathi
I feel good to work with Kumble bhai. He is a well-read person and a dedicated coach. I also like his aggressive approach to the game.
Shikhar Dhawan
If you read a lot of books, you’re considered well-read. But if you watch a lot of TV, you’re not considered well-viewed.
Lily Tomlin